Account Manager


San Marcos California

2 year(s)

Job Description
Are you an experienced project or account manager ready to make a change in the world? Do you want to work with the top beauty companies in the industry and help guide them towards a more sustainable future? Does combating the global plastic waste crisis excite you?

We have the opportunity to enhance your sales expertise with Verity. We are looking for someone who shares the same passion, drive and enthusiasm to be leaders in the sustainable packaging industry and disrupt the market. If you are an idealist, hungry to work hard and eager to lead a revolution - then keep reading.

You are a hyper-organized overachiever that enjoys establishing relationships and solving
problems. Excel sheets? No problem. Account management? You’re on it.

You are able to leverage industry contacts and cultivate long-term partnerships with major clients, functioning as the project lead in customer-facing business. You actively seek and identify opportunities to grow our network and company. You can manage our preexisting sales pipeline of cutting-edge, progressive companies and lead them to a more sustainable future.

As a fast-growing startup, our days are busy and our team works quickly. You are ready to dive into a collaborative environment, working with engineers and production managers to fully understand our capabilities and provide strategic solutions to excel beyond customer needs.

You are results-driven and a problem-solver, finding creative solutions to convert leads into sales. You are highly analytical and can deliver detailed reports to ensure we are on track to meet our sales goals throughout the year.

You are willing to put in the work to grow into a leadership role and contribute to the team via mentoring, marketing and other thoughtful leadership activities.

Verity is obsessed with creating authentically sustainable packaging solutions within the beauty and personal care industry. Our catalog contains revolutionary metal packaging components that span the spectrum of beauty, personal care, health and wellness with a strategic pipeline of components that will facilitate the movement to a circular economy. We are on a mission to raise the standards in the packaging industry to minimize single-use plastics and waste. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality products that can be reused and recycled while
bringing transparency and education to our clients.

This is a fast-paced, high growth company with zero time to waste. You must be a self-starter who can effectively tackle multiple projects, take initiative, and act as a key player in growing our company. You heard that right - it’s our company. All team members will receive a stock option plan as part of their benefit package (including medical/dental/401k).

- Lead new and existing customer calls, and help guide customers to the appropriate
- Develop existing customer relationships
- Create formal quotes for customers.
- Analyze data and create insightful sales reports
- Keep CRM up-to-date with client information and calls
- Keep projects and schedules running on time
- Assist leadership with project coordination & serve as a liaison between departments
- Recommend process improvements, both external and internal, that will increase pace
and efficiency of the sales cycle
- Deliver product feedback to management and R&D
- Cold calling & outreach to potential clients
- Conduct market research
- Stay up-to-date on sustainability trends and news

Verity offers a full line of benefits including stock options, paid vacation, paid sick, paid holiday, medical (PPO + HSA - 75% premium paid for Verity employees), dental, vision, 401K, long term disability, EAP and additional discounts on various items including fitness, health and wellness

We also offer flexibility within your schedule and the opportunity to grow with the team.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] Please detail your experience - why you would be a good fit for the position and how you would add value to the company and overall mission. Geeking out on the circular economy or have some knowledge on sustainability? Feel free to dedicate a paragraph in your cover letter about what excites you the most about the environment or industry! We are looking for someone highly detail-oriented - please include the phrase “go green” in the first paragraph of your cover letter.

Verity is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, genetics, sex, pregnancy or childbirth, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity or nonbinary or nonconformity and/or status as a trans individual), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, marital, parental and/or familial status, past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any characteristic protected under applicable law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
- BA/BS Degree or similar college level education
- At least 2-3 years of experience in an Sales Support / Account Management role
- Passion for the environment and sustainability
- Ability to work both collaboratively and independently
- Experience in fast-paced environments
- Strong technical aptitude to understand mechanisms of beauty and personal care
- Ability to effectively research and solve problems
- Strong time management and organizational skills
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Close attention to detail
- Enjoys thinking both strategically and tactically
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Experience working in Hubspot (a plus)
- Shower on-site
- Mountain bike at lunchtime
- Closed between Christmas and New Years.